All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > Just Math
Eight distances (Posted on 2014-12-10) Difficulty: 2 of 5
Within the top left-hand quarter of a square(its side an integer below 40 cm) I marked two points, each of which was distant an integral number of cm, not only from each side of the square but also from both the top left-hand corner and the bottom right-hand corner of the square.

What size was a side of this square?

Based on Enigma problem (New Scientist 2010)

No Solution Yet Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
Rating: 4.0000 (1 votes)

Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
Some Thoughts re: can't be sure Comment 4 of 4 |
(In reply to can't be sure by Charlie)

    I stand corrected.

It should be declared:

 side =    ODD  integer .


Btw , it is solvable analytically.


Thanks for your correction.


  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2014-12-10 11:56:33
Please log in:
Login:
Password:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password


Search:
Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (1)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Chatterbox:
Copyright © 2002 - 2017 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information